Yosemite

The Yosemite is a lead and silver mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 6,850 feet.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Yosemite  

State:  Utah

County:  Salt Lake

Elevation: 6,850 Feet (2,088 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver

Lat, Long: 40.515, -112.13000

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Yosemite MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Yosemite


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Silver
Secondary: Gold
Secondary: Copper


Location

State: Utah
County: Salt Lake
District: Bingham District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: ELONGATED, LENTICULAR SHOOTS, PIPES


Structure

Type: L
Description: Country Rx Dips 32 - 45 Nw


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: AVERAGE ASSAY: 50 % PB, 14 OZ AG, 0.07 OZ AU


Materials

Gangue: Clay


Comments

Comment (Location): MINE IS UNDER DUMPS

Comment (Production): 30,000 TONS PRODUCED TO 1900 .

Comment (Workings): AN 800 FT INCLINE WITH DRIFTS, AND A 1,000 FT TUNNEL.

Comment (Deposit): UNDERGROUND


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 38. P. 321

Reference (Deposit): USGS MIN. RES. 1916-1923.

Reference (Deposit): USBM MIN. RES. 1925.

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 02-18-1965